Southboro Open Land Foundation

people looking over meadow at sunset

July 30, 2018, Art on the Trails Deadline for Poetry Submissions

Published on January 21, 2018 by Hal

Art on The Trails 2018 Unexpected Gestures: Deadline for poetry submissions.

Summer Stroll, Beals Preserve, August 5

Published on January 20, 2018 by Hal

The next Summer Stroll at Beals Preserve with  Trustee Debbie Costine will be Sunday, August 5, at 6:30 PM. Join Debbie as she leads an informal evening stroll along the trails of Beals Preserve. We will be looking at the flora and fauna as well as noting a bit of history of this former pasture.  We will also photograph specific areas to note changes from spring to late summer. All are welcome, but no dogs, please. The strolls are free and open to the public.  For more information email: or  Click here for information on the strolls and parking.

August 25, 2018, Art on the Trails Poets Notified

Published on January 17, 2018 by Hal

Art on The Trails 2018 Unexpected Gestures: Poets notified.

September 23, 2018, 4 – 6pm, Art on the Trails Closing Poetry Reading and Reception, Beals Preserve

Published on January 14, 2018 by Hal

Art on The Trails 2018 Unexpected Gestures: Closing poetry reading and reception. Poets read work along the trail in response to art installations. Beals Preserve.

September 15, 2018, Massachusetts Birds of Prey with Tom Ricardi

Published on January 10, 2018 by Hal

The Southborough Open Land Foundation (SOLF) is presenting Tom Ricardi, founder and operator of the Massachusetts Birds of Prey Rehabilitation Facility in Conway, MA, with a program on Birds of Prey at the Southborough Library, September 15, 2018, at 2:00 PM.

Tom Ricardi, a retired Fish and Game Warden with more than 30 years experience, is a licensed game rehabilitator and breeder. He will show a variety of live birds of prey at this presentation including a Golden Eagle, a Barred Owl, a Harris Hawk, a Peregrine Falcon and several other birds under his care.

The presentation will be at 2:00 PM, Saturday September 15, 2018, at the Southborough Public Library, 25 Main Street, Southborough, MA. The event is free and open to the public. All ages are welcome.

You can watch a video of Tom’s presentation to us last year here